Top 10 sought after property features

'Detached' is the number one searched for keyword
'Detached' is the number one searched for keyword

‘Detached’, ‘garage’ and ‘bungalow’ are the top three most searched for keywords for those buying a new home.

Property website Zoopla has analysed search data from its keyword property search tool to reveal the most sought-after property features.

Top 10 keyword searches across the UK are as follows:

  1. Detached
  2. Garage
  3. Bungalow
  4. Parking
  5. Annex
  6. Garden
  7. Freehold
  8. Cottage
  9. Acres
  10. Rural

Detached – Number one property feature

Detached has come out as the number one keyword search, showing how important the British public values its privacy.

Having a Garage is the second most popular keyword search for those looking for a new home. Whether having a place to store your items or a secure place for your car, it seems the Garage is making a comeback.

Bungalow – Still very popular

Bungalow is the third most searched term
Bungalow is the third most popular keyword for those searching for a new home

The British bungalow still remains very popular with those looking to downsize. The convenience of living all on one level is an attractive option for many.

Other popular searches include ‘parking’, ‘annex’ and ‘garden’.

People also seem to value the importance of having a Freehold property, as it was the seventh most searched for keyword.

‘Cottage’, ‘Acres’ and ‘Rural’ made the top 10 keyword searches, showing there are many looking for a more rural and quiet life.